Wednesday, 29 March 2017

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Dedication, positive thinking helped me excel: Kamran

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LAHORE: Pakistan Super League (PSL) top performer and wicketkeeper batsman Kamran Akmal has said that his hard work, dedication and positive thinking helped him achieve this distinction. “I believe in hard work, which always bears fruit sooner or later. Cricket is my passion and I always tried my best to ...

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Misbah to lead Pakistan in Windies tour

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LAHORE: Pakistan’s ageing Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Monday made himself available for next month’s series in the West Indies, ignoring entreaties from ex-players to call time on his illustrious career following a slew of poor results. Misbah, who will turn 43 in May, had asked the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) ...

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PSL final ‘more than just a game’: Darren Sammy

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Peshawar Zalmi captain Darran Sammi (C) holds the trophy following his team’s victory over Quetta Gladiators in the final cricket match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) at The Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore LAHORE: Peshawar Zalmi captain Darren Sammy after winning the final of Pakistan Super League 2017 in ...

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Malala congratulates Peshawar Zalmi on PSL win

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LONDON: Pakistani activist and Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousufzai congratulated Peshawar Zalmi on winning the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final against Quetta Gladiators. Malala said she was ecstatic over the best team’s victory. “Zalmi played well throughout the tournament, thanks, foreign and local players.” Earlier, Malala said she hopes all ...

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Matthew Renshaw laughs off Kohli’s sledges

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BANGALORE: Young opener amused by Indian skipper’s attempts to rattle him on day two of second Test in Bengaluru. Virat Kohli will need to work on his sledging if he is to unsettle Australia opener Matthew Renshaw after the India skipper’s taunts left the youngster in stitches. Renshaw had a ...

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Excited Sethi credits public for PSL success

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LAHORE: Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman Najam Sethi has said that the presence of a huge crowd here at the Gaddafi Stadium is a proof that Pakistanis are peaceful and sport loving people. Excited Sethi welcomed the crowd, which thronged the stadium five hours before the start of the mega ...

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Lyon takes 8 as India bundled out for 189 on first day

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BANGALORE: Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon claimed eight wickets, including Virat Kohli´s prized scalp, to leave India reeling on the opening day of the second Test in Bangalore today. The hosts were 168 for five at tea with opener Lokesh Rahul fighting on with an unbeaten half-century at Bangalore´s M Chinnaswamy Stadium. ...

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Sharjeel Khan submits reply to spot-fixing charge sheet

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LAHORE: Islamabad United’s opener Sharjeel Khan has submitted the reply to the charge sheet of spot fixing in Pakistan Super League (PSL). According to sources, the left handed batsman stated in his reply that he did nothing wrong. “I can’t even think about spot fixing,” he said. About meeting with the ...

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Guptill’s 180 not out levels ODI series

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AUCKLAND: Could Martin Guptill slot back into the New Zealand line-up after a month on the sidelines and make an immediate impact? The answer to that was an emphatic ‘yes’ as he surged to a ferocious 180 off 138 balls at Seddon Park to set up a series decider in ...

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